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Assistance to help keep Victims safe through planning and awareness

Are you a victim or do you know someone who is a victim of:
  • DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
  • SEXUAL ASSAULT
  • CRIMINAL HARASSMENT (STALKING)

If you are l8 years of age and older and are at risk of personal danger SupportLink can help

SupportLink provides:
  • A Wireless phone unit pre-programmed to 911
  • Extensive Safety Planning
  • On-going follow-up to ensure safety planning is as current and complete as possible
  • Information and Referral to other services for longer term help and counselling
Through extensive safety planning SupportLink can help victims to become safer in their everyday life.

We talk about:
  • SAFETY while at home
  • SAFETY while at work
  • SAFETY while travelling
  • SAFETY through communication
  • SAFETY through Court Orders
  • SAFETY through using a wireless phone pre-programmed to 911

To qualify for SupportLink:
  • You have  reported your situation to the police
  • You are not living with the accused
  • You have reasonable grounds for feeling at risk
  • You are willing to abide with all protective orders
  • You are willing to work with the SupportLink Coordinator in  preparing a personal safety plan
  • You are willing to maintain contact with the Coordinator
  • You do not already have a wireless phone


SUPPORTLINK Is a joint initiative of the Ontario Government (Ministry of the Attorney General, Victims and Vulnerable Persons Division)   Rogers AT & T Wireless and Ericsson Canada.

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